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Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do my job as a public defender in Seattle — and my clients are suffering

Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do my job as a public defender in Seattle — and my clients are suffering

Public health concerns the whole public, and whether the court and the prosecutors would like to admit it, people in jail are part of the public, too. Read full article: Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do m...→

Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do my job as a public defender in Seattle — and my clients are suffering

Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do my job as a public defender in Seattle — and my clients are suffering

Public health concerns the whole public, and whether the court and the prosecutors would like to admit it, people in jail are part of the public, too. Read full article: Because of the coronavirus, I can’t do m...→

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

It marks the first death of an L.A. County justice system employee from COVID-19. Read full article: LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus...→

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

The United Nation’s International Labor Organization issued the grim prediction in a report showing that more than one in six young people have stopped working [...] Read full article: Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdow...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of publicly traded companies appear to be keeping government-backed loans meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Hundreds of public companies keep corona...→

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has previously warned that companies that have taken the funds without proper justification could face "severe consequences." Read full article: 80 percent of public companies that rece...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Thursday on Fox Business Network's "Cavuto," Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo Ortiz discussed his organization's full-page ad in The Wall Street Journal that c [...] Read full article: Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauc...→

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

New Jersey continues to make strides in its effort to reduce the number of hospitalizations and deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus P...→

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

The bad news came on May 5 – an email from the Houston Arts Alliance informing theater companies that, due to the negative economic impact of COVID 19, the gra [...] Read full article: Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another ...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

"The ongoing varying attempts by states to reopen American businesses-- even partially-- are fatally flawed and pure folly," said Dr. Carome. Read full article: Public health school deans urge Trump to...→

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 360,000 people worldwide.... Over 5.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COV [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: California she...→

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Since the coronavirus pandemic began in March, 43% of Detroiters have lost their jobs — driving up the city’s unemployment rate to nearly 50%, more... Read full article: Detroiters disproportionately impacted b...→

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Pools that do plan to open will take precautions, including screening temperatures on entry, requiring lifeguards to wear masks and significantly reducing the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus and public pools: US communi...→

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

(CNN) — At a glance, it may look like many Americans have long forgotten about the dangers of coronavirus. Crowds packed beaches in Florida, Maryland, Georgia, [...] Read full article: Americans are crowding public places and...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s County public schools will hold a virtual job fair June 12 to hire teachers and other staff as they try to meet a need that existed before the [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold...→

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

May 21, 2020 / 9:13 AM / MoneyWatch... Banana Republic is selling a microfiber face mask for $20. It features an adjustable wire at the nose for a secure fit. [...] Read full article: Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises...→

Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of public employees killed by novel coronavirus - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Albany to authorize line-of-duty benefits for family members of public employees who have died as a result of the novel Read full article: Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits fo...→

VA looking to public donations to prevent homelessness amid coronavirus pandemic

The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to the public for donations to help homeless and struggling veterans during the pandemic. Read full article: VA looking to public donations to preven...→

Lost your job? Consider becoming a

Lost your job? Consider becoming a "contact tracer" Health agencies are looking for thousands of people to help beat the coronavirus — medical experience not required. 1M ago

May 18, 2020 / 10:24 AM / MoneyWatch... As U.S. unemployment soars to historic levels, the hottest job of the year could be a lifesaver: contact tracing. Conta [...] Read full article: Lost your job? Consider becoming a "cont...→

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

The former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that he would like to hear more from his former organization and less from po [...] Read full article: Former CDC director wants more coronavir...→

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joined "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday to discuss his decision to reopen the state's beaches, as well as his administrat [...] Read full article: New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response ...→

County Public Health Reports 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 5 Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 117 new coronavirus cases and five more deaths on Thursday. Read full article: County Public Health Reports 117 New Cor...→

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli joked that she misses getting drunk and exposing herself in public with a number of snaps prior to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk...→

Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle area this week

The Chicago-headquartered company has informed union officials that layoff notices will go out Friday. Read full article: Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle...→

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

Forced from their classrooms and routines, kids need immediate action to make sure their developmental and academic progress doesn't take a lasting hit. Read full article: The 2008 recession hurt public schools—a...→

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping once again made public remarks admitting major shortcomings in Communist Party public health management. Read full article: Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Provinc...→

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Springfield-Greene County Health officials notified the public on Saturday that a second hair stylist from the Great Clips salon had tested positive for COVID- [...] Read full article: Two Missouri hairdressers working with c...→

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Rebekah Jones’ comments over the past week and a half in emails to researchers, interviews with a handful of media outlets and blog posts have sought to sow do [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus data curator fired f...→

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

"I don’t think there’s much reason to be wearing gloves out in public," Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, told CBS News. Read full article: Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To ...→

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

The Job Creator’s Network is running a full-page ad in the Wall Street Journal Thursday to post an open letter to Dr. Anthony Fauci, calling for a “second opin [...] Read full article: 'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion':...→

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

President Trump on Monday announced nearly $2 billion in federal aid to public transit systems in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Portland and Seattle.  Read full article: Trump announces aid for public transit s...→

Trump admin's

Trump admin's "public charge" rule could be deterring immigrants from seeking support amid coronavirus pandemic, study says

The Trump administration's public charge rule allows officials to view use of certain benefits programs as a negative factor in green card applications. Read full article: Trump admin's "public charge" rule could...→

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will remain closed to the public this Memorial Day in order to abide by coronavirus restrictions, officials announced Friday. Read full article: Arlington National Cemetery will be clos...→

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

'Men take the jail phone one by one to ask me questions. They beg me to contact their families so I can tell their families that they love them in case they di [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender W...→

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

It marks the first death of an L.A. County justice system employee from COVID-19. Read full article: LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus...→

County Public Health Reports 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 5 Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 117 new coronavirus cases and five more deaths on Thursday. Read full article: County Public Health Reports 117 New Cor...→

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

The United Nation’s International Labor Organization issued the grim prediction in a report showing that more than one in six young people have stopped working [...] Read full article: Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdow...→

Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle area this week

The Chicago-headquartered company has informed union officials that layoff notices will go out Friday. Read full article: Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle...→

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Since the coronavirus pandemic began in March, 43% of Detroiters have lost their jobs — driving up the city’s unemployment rate to nearly 50%, more... Read full article: Detroiters disproportionately impacted b...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping once again made public remarks admitting major shortcomings in Communist Party public health management. Read full article: Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Provinc...→

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

(CNN) — At a glance, it may look like many Americans have long forgotten about the dangers of coronavirus. Crowds packed beaches in Florida, Maryland, Georgia, [...] Read full article: Americans are crowding public places and...→

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has previously warned that companies that have taken the funds without proper justification could face "severe consequences." Read full article: 80 percent of public companies that rece...→

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Rebekah Jones’ comments over the past week and a half in emails to researchers, interviews with a handful of media outlets and blog posts have sought to sow do [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus data curator fired f...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

"I don’t think there’s much reason to be wearing gloves out in public," Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, told CBS News. Read full article: Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To ...→

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

May 21, 2020 / 9:13 AM / MoneyWatch... Banana Republic is selling a microfiber face mask for $20. It features an adjustable wire at the nose for a secure fit. [...] Read full article: Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises...→

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

New Jersey continues to make strides in its effort to reduce the number of hospitalizations and deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus P...→

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

President Trump on Monday announced nearly $2 billion in federal aid to public transit systems in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Portland and Seattle.  Read full article: Trump announces aid for public transit s...→

VA looking to public donations to prevent homelessness amid coronavirus pandemic

The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to the public for donations to help homeless and struggling veterans during the pandemic. Read full article: VA looking to public donations to preven...→

Trump admin's

Trump admin's "public charge" rule could be deterring immigrants from seeking support amid coronavirus pandemic, study says

The Trump administration's public charge rule allows officials to view use of certain benefits programs as a negative factor in green card applications. Read full article: Trump admin's "public charge" rule could...→

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

The former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that he would like to hear more from his former organization and less from po [...] Read full article: Former CDC director wants more coronavir...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

'Men take the jail phone one by one to ask me questions. They beg me to contact their families so I can tell their families that they love them in case they di [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender W...→

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joined "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday to discuss his decision to reopen the state's beaches, as well as his administrat [...] Read full article: New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response ...→

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 360,000 people worldwide.... Over 5.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COV [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: California she...→

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli joked that she misses getting drunk and exposing herself in public with a number of snaps prior to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

Forced from their classrooms and routines, kids need immediate action to make sure their developmental and academic progress doesn't take a lasting hit. Read full article: The 2008 recession hurt public schools—a...→

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Pools that do plan to open will take precautions, including screening temperatures on entry, requiring lifeguards to wear masks and significantly reducing the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus and public pools: US communi...→

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of publicly traded companies appear to be keeping government-backed loans meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Hundreds of public companies keep corona...→

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Springfield-Greene County Health officials notified the public on Saturday that a second hair stylist from the Great Clips salon had tested positive for COVID- [...] Read full article: Two Missouri hairdressers working with c...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s County public schools will hold a virtual job fair June 12 to hire teachers and other staff as they try to meet a need that existed before the [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold...→

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Thursday on Fox Business Network's "Cavuto," Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo Ortiz discussed his organization's full-page ad in The Wall Street Journal that c [...] Read full article: Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauc...→

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

The Job Creator’s Network is running a full-page ad in the Wall Street Journal Thursday to post an open letter to Dr. Anthony Fauci, calling for a “second opin [...] Read full article: 'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion':...→

Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of public employees killed by novel coronavirus - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Albany to authorize line-of-duty benefits for family members of public employees who have died as a result of the novel Read full article: Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits fo...→

Lost your job? Consider becoming a

Lost your job? Consider becoming a "contact tracer" Health agencies are looking for thousands of people to help beat the coronavirus — medical experience not required. 1M ago

May 18, 2020 / 10:24 AM / MoneyWatch... As U.S. unemployment soars to historic levels, the hottest job of the year could be a lifesaver: contact tracing. Conta [...] Read full article: Lost your job? Consider becoming a "cont...→

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

The bad news came on May 5 – an email from the Houston Arts Alliance informing theater companies that, due to the negative economic impact of COVID 19, the gra [...] Read full article: Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another ...→

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will remain closed to the public this Memorial Day in order to abide by coronavirus restrictions, officials announced Friday. Read full article: Arlington National Cemetery will be clos...→

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

"The ongoing varying attempts by states to reopen American businesses-- even partially-- are fatally flawed and pure folly," said Dr. Carome. Read full article: Public health school deans urge Trump to...→

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus

It marks the first death of an L.A. County justice system employee from COVID-19. Read full article: LA Public Defender Dies Of Coronavirus...→

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

Coronavirus live updates: California sheriff says officers won't enforce coronavirus public health orders

A pandemic of the novel coronavirus has now killed more than 360,000 people worldwide.... Over 5.9 million people across the globe have been diagnosed with COV [...] Read full article: Coronavirus live updates: California she...→

County Public Health Reports 117 New Coronavirus Cases and 5 Deaths - Times of San Diego

The San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency reported 117 new coronavirus cases and five more deaths on Thursday. Read full article: County Public Health Reports 117 New Cor...→

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk' and exposing herself in public with throwback pics before coronavirus

Bar Refaeli joked that she misses getting drunk and exposing herself in public with a number of snaps prior to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Bar Refaeli says she misses being 'drunk...→

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdown generation,’ UN group warns

The United Nation’s International Labor Organization issued the grim prediction in a report showing that more than one in six young people have stopped working [...] Read full article: Coronavirus job losses creating ‘lockdow...→

Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle area this week

The Chicago-headquartered company has informed union officials that layoff notices will go out Friday. Read full article: Boeing job cuts to start hitting Seattle...→

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cuts climb in Bay Area

The Olive Garden, California Pizza Kitchen, and some big-name hotels in downtown San Jose and San Francisco are among the major companies that have formally no [...] Read full article: Coronavirus unemployment: Planned job cu...→

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Detroiters disproportionately impacted by coronavirus job losses, U-M survey finds

Since the coronavirus pandemic began in March, 43% of Detroiters have lost their jobs — driving up the city’s unemployment rate to nearly 50%, more... Read full article: Detroiters disproportionately impacted b...→

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

The 2008 recession hurt public schools—and coronavirus is worse. Will we let kids down again? | Opinion

Forced from their classrooms and routines, kids need immediate action to make sure their developmental and academic progress doesn't take a lasting hit. Read full article: The 2008 recession hurt public schools—a...→

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Closed To Public For First Time Ever Due To Coronavirus Pandemic

Many Memorial Day services across the country were cancelled due to coronavirus concerns, but not the service at the Bluebonnet Hill Cemetery in Colleyville. Read full article: Memorial Day Service In Colleyville Clos...→

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Coronavirus and public pools: US communities face tough choices on opening

Pools that do plan to open will take precautions, including screening temperatures on entry, requiring lifeguards to wear masks and significantly reducing the [...] Read full article: Coronavirus and public pools: US communi...→

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Province: Fix 'Weak Links' in Public Health

Chinese dictator Xi Jinping once again made public remarks admitting major shortcomings in Communist Party public health management. Read full article: Xi Jinping to Coronavirus Origin Provinc...→

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of public companies keep coronavirus loans from federal program

Hundreds of publicly traded companies appear to be keeping government-backed loans meant to help small businesses weather the coronavirus crisis. Read full article: Hundreds of public companies keep corona...→

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

Americans are crowding public places and officials fear possibility of spikes in coronavirus cases

(CNN) — At a glance, it may look like many Americans have long forgotten about the dangers of coronavirus. Crowds packed beaches in Florida, Maryland, Georgia, [...] Read full article: Americans are crowding public places and...→

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Two Missouri hairdressers working with coronavirus symptoms potentially exposed 140 clients

Springfield-Greene County Health officials notified the public on Saturday that a second hair stylist from the Great Clips salon had tested positive for COVID- [...] Read full article: Two Missouri hairdressers working with c...→

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

80 percent of public companies that received coronavirus stimulus loans for small businesses will keep the funds, study shows

Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin has previously warned that companies that have taken the funds without proper justification could face "severe consequences." Read full article: 80 percent of public companies that rece...→

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Second Missouri stylist who worked with coronavirus symptoms tests positives; 147 clients, co-workers exposed

Two Missouri hairstylists at the same salon have potentially directly exposed 147 people to the coronavirus after working on clients while showing symptoms for [...] Read full article: Second Missouri stylist who worked with ...→

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Florida coronavirus data curator fired for ‘insubordination,’ public remarks

Rebekah Jones’ comments over the past week and a half in emails to researchers, interviews with a handful of media outlets and blog posts have sought to sow do [...] Read full article: Florida coronavirus data curator fired f...→

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri hairstylist went to work with coronavirus symptoms, exposed 91 clients, co-workers: officials

Missouri health officials have issued a public warning after a hairstylist exposed 91 people to the coronavirus at a hair salon. Read full article: Missouri hairstylist went to work with c...→

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before Senate About Job Safety During Coronavirus Pandemic

A custodian from San Francisco testified remotely before a Senate subcommittee hearing Thursday about the impact of coronavirus on essential workers. Read full article: San Francisco Custodian Testifies Before...→

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold Virtual Job Fair to Hire More Faculty, Staff

Prince George’s County public schools will hold a virtual job fair June 12 to hire teachers and other staff as they try to meet a need that existed before the [...] Read full article: Prince George’s Public Schools Will Hold...→

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To Be Wearing Gloves Out In Public'

"I don’t think there’s much reason to be wearing gloves out in public," Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, told CBS News. Read full article: Coronavirus Expert: Not 'Much Reason To ...→

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauci We'd Need a 'Second Opinion' on Coronavirus Shutdown

Thursday on Fox Business Network's "Cavuto," Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo Ortiz discussed his organization's full-page ad in The Wall Street Journal that c [...] Read full article: Job Creators Network CEO Ortiz: Dr. Fauc...→

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises that all Americans wear face coverings in public to contain the coronavirus. Here's where to find one. 1M ago

May 21, 2020 / 9:13 AM / MoneyWatch... Banana Republic is selling a microfiber face mask for $20. It features an adjustable wire at the nose for a secure fit. [...] Read full article: Where can I buy a face mask? CDC advises...→

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion': Job Creators Network cries foul on coronavirus shutdowns

The Job Creator’s Network is running a full-page ad in the Wall Street Journal Thursday to post an open letter to Dr. Anthony Fauci, calling for a “second opin [...] Read full article: 'Dr. Fauci, we'd like a second opinion':...→

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus Public Testing Partnership With Walmart And Quest Diagnostics

New Jersey continues to make strides in its effort to reduce the number of hospitalizations and deaths due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: N.J. Gov. Murphy Announces Coronavirus P...→

Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits for families of public employees killed by novel coronavirus - amNewYork

Mayor Bill de Blasio called on Albany to authorize line-of-duty benefits for family members of public employees who have died as a result of the novel Read full article: Mayor calls for line-of-duty benefits fo...→

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

Trump announces aid for public transit systems in DC, San Francisco, Portland and Seattle

President Trump on Monday announced nearly $2 billion in federal aid to public transit systems in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Portland and Seattle.  Read full article: Trump announces aid for public transit s...→

VA looking to public donations to prevent homelessness amid coronavirus pandemic

The Department of Veterans Affairs is looking to the public for donations to help homeless and struggling veterans during the pandemic. Read full article: VA looking to public donations to preven...→

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Lost your job? Consider becoming a "contact tracer" Health agencies are looking for thousands of people to help beat the coronavirus — medical experience not required. 1M ago

May 18, 2020 / 10:24 AM / MoneyWatch... As U.S. unemployment soars to historic levels, the hottest job of the year could be a lifesaver: contact tracing. Conta [...] Read full article: Lost your job? Consider becoming a "cont...→

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Trump admin's "public charge" rule could be deterring immigrants from seeking support amid coronavirus pandemic, study says

The Trump administration's public charge rule allows officials to view use of certain benefits programs as a negative factor in green card applications. Read full article: Trump admin's "public charge" rule could...→

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another Reason Houston Theaters Are Suffering From the Coronavirus

The bad news came on May 5 – an email from the Houston Arts Alliance informing theater companies that, due to the negative economic impact of COVID 19, the gra [...] Read full article: Funding Tied To Tourism Is Just Another ...→

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

Former CDC director wants more coronavirus information from public health experts, not politicians

The former director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Sunday that he would like to hear more from his former organization and less from po [...] Read full article: Former CDC director wants more coronavir...→

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will be closed to the public this Memorial Day due to coronavirus restrictions

Arlington National Cemetery will remain closed to the public this Memorial Day in order to abide by coronavirus restrictions, officials announced Friday. Read full article: Arlington National Cemetery will be clos...→

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

Trump announces public-private partnership to develop coronavirus vaccine 'by the end of the year if we can'

President Trump on Friday announced a new public-private partnership to develop a vaccine for the novel coronavirus as part of what's being called “Operation W [...] Read full article: Trump announces public-private partnersh...→

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender When COVID is on Offense

'Men take the jail phone one by one to ask me questions. They beg me to contact their families so I can tell their families that they love them in case they di [...] Read full article: Opinion: The Life of a Public Defender W...→

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

Public health school deans urge Trump to triple coronavirus testing or face cycles of shut down

"The ongoing varying attempts by states to reopen American businesses-- even partially-- are fatally flawed and pure folly," said Dr. Carome. Read full article: Public health school deans urge Trump to...→

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response to coronavirus: 'Public health creates economic health'

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy joined "The Story with Martha MacCallum" Thursday to discuss his decision to reopen the state's beaches, as well as his administrat [...] Read full article: New Jersey Gov. Murphy defends response ...→